MGT acquires Fiscal Choice, a financial consulting firm


National business and management firm MGT Group has acquired Fiscal Choice Consulting, a Chicago, Illinois-based financial consulting and operational performance solutions firm with a national footprint. This acquisition will strengthen MGT’s financial and operations capabilities nationally, particularly in the US East.

MGT CEO and Chairman, A. Trey Traviesa says of the acquisition, “Bruce Cowans and Jerry Wolf are two of the most experienced and respected veterans in our industry. Their track record of client impact ranks among the best in the business. As a market leader, MGT’s organizing principle is to innovate and expand our ability to create value for our clients, most of whom have been an important part of the MGT family for many years. I am delighted to welcome Jerry and Bruce as key leaders in the MGT mission as we power the work of the public professional to advance the lives of the citizens they serve.”

Fiscal Choice is a nationally-recognized leader in financial solutions, specifically, licensing and fees associated with the rental market, mandated fees, organizational design, and cost allocation planning. The organization has an impressive series of recently completed, ongoing, and upcoming projects for major clients and local communities. Among their recent and awarded work, Fiscal Choice has helped a Tennessee government agency determine operating requirements and fee levels required to license short-term rental properties (like Airbnb and VRBO) and helped a Florida community review the permit approval process to alleviate bottlenecks and set fee prices based on cost.

“Joining MGT will help us leverage our financial consulting and operational performance expertise,” said Bruce Cowans, Partner, Fiscal Choice. “Our strong clientele in the public sector will complement MGT’s market leadership position across the nation. Our combined forces will allow our staff to continue to work on the biggest and most complex projects in the country, now with a greater resource pool and enhanced service lines as we draw from across the MGT community.”

Celebrating its 45th anniversary, MGT offers a deep bench of subject matter experts who provide experienced and implementable recommendations that balance a client’s immediate needs with long-term goals.

About MGT

MGT is a national public sector management firm that delivers diverse services to a wide range of groups across the U.S. and abroad. Our industry specialists partner with thousands of public agencies to provide trusted solutions that improve government performance and help communities thrive.  Simply put – We help clients drive positive results.

Publish Date

Posted on March 8, 2020